The Simulation and Experiment Study of a Wearable, Flexible and Transparent Biomimetic Voltage Source

  • Zhen Liang
  • Runhuai YangEmail author
  • Chenchen Xu
  • Shaohui Hou
  • Guoqing Jin
  • Fuzhou Niu
Conference paper
Part of the Mechanisms and Machine Science book series (Mechan. Machine Science, volume 75)


In this paper, a biomimetic transparent and flexible solid-state electrolytes voltage source was proposed. The ion-transport mechanism was discussed, and finite element method was used to simulate the voltage generated by different parameters. Finally, the experimental study was performed. The generated voltage was measured and compared to the simulation results. Based on the simulation and experiments, a wearable, flexible and transparent voltage source was finally designed and fabricated.


Biomimetic Flexible voltage source Biomaterials Wearable equipment 



This work was supported by the National Natural Science Foundation of China (grant nos. 61603002 and 61773274), the Plan of Funding Outstanding Innovation Projects Launched by Talents Returning from Studying Overseas of Anhui Province (grant no. 2017-20), The Natural Science Foundation of the Jiangsu Higher Education Institutions of China (18KJB460026).


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Zhen Liang
    • 1
  • Runhuai Yang
    • 1
    Email author
  • Chenchen Xu
    • 1
  • Shaohui Hou
    • 1
  • Guoqing Jin
    • 2
  • Fuzhou Niu
    • 3
  1. 1.Department of Biomedical Engineering, School of Life ScienceAnhui Medical UniversityHefeiChina
  2. 2.School of Mechanical and Electric EngineeringRobotics and Microsystems Center, Soochow UniversitySuzhouChina
  3. 3.College of Mechanical Engineering, Suzhou University of Science and TechnologySuzhouChina

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